Providing the ultimate in versatility, the saucepan handles every meal with ease, from slow cooking steel-cut oats to heating up a nutritious soup for lunch to preparing a healthy grain for dinner. And don't forget the pudding for dessert! Exclusive Culinary Ceramica Nonstick Technology is PTFE/PFOA-free and the petroleum-free ceramic-based nonstick interior helps to reduce oil consumption and preserve the environment. It has professional true tri-ply construction that features an aluminum alloy core bonded to an induction-ready stainless steel exterior and a stainless steel interior with our Exclusive Cuisinart Ceramica nonstick surface for superior heat conductivity. The Cuisinart Ceramica nonstick surface makes it easy to cook low-fat meals and the superior construction is suitable for all stovetops. Brushed stainless steel exterior gives a professional look and performance. Riveted stainless steel stick handles stay cool and are made from 70-percent recycled stainless steel. Our packaging is made from 100-percent recycled materials and is printed with soy ink.